Feminist Inspiration

“The most influential thing another woman has ever taught me is that my womanhood is personal and that I am in control of my own narrative.

“How I define and represent myself as a woman is completely up to me, and I should avoid being influenced by those who don’t have to walk in my shoes.

“It’s one thing to be inspired by others and learn from them β€” that’s how we grow and form our own identities. It’s another to allow others to define your womanhood for you, because it often means living a life that makes others comfortable rather than one that empowers you.”

~ Feminista Jones, from an article on Mashable.com

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